Womens Magazine, for October 17, 2005 - 1:00pm
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Today Women's Magazine offers as a premium copies of the fascinating and award winning film "Blossoms of Fire." This film, that is not available commercially, is a beautiful and inspiring documentary about the uncorrupted indigenous Zapotec town of Juchitan in Mexico, a place that has been called a matriarchy, with strong women, progressive politics, and an unusual acceptance of homosexuality and gender variation. This film is an eye opening and inspiring exprience for those of us trapped in the alienation of the west. We will be interviewing the director or the film Maureen Gosling, as well as Martha Toledo a musician and artist from the town of Juchitan. And we will be offerring the CD Lluvia de Suenos, a beautiful collection of rare music and poetry of indigenous women from Mexico , a cd that is not available in the US. So tune in this monday October 17th from 1-2pm to support women's voices.